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It's never too early to start thinking about Christmas 2017

Posted on Friday 28th July 2017 by Lesley Thomas

As the old saying goes, failing to plan is planning to fail - and never is that more important than when you’re planning to go away over the busy festive period. Any elements that you need to book will have greater availability the earlier you sort them out - and you might score some early bird discounts too.


Five of the Alps' hottest restaurants for 2017

Posted on Monday 24th July 2017 by Lesley Thomas

All good holidays involve copious consumption of good food and good wine, and luckily those are two things which the Alps has plenty of. Check out our picks for five of 2017’s hottest restaurants and start making a list for your next Alpine escape!


Four reasons that renting out your holiday home makes perfect sense

Posted on Thursday 08th June 2017 by Lesley Thomas

Investing in property has been a savvy move for several decades now - with interest rates low, yields on buy-to-rent are often much higher than even the best bank accounts available.


Use an app to find the best hiking routes in the Alps

Posted on Thursday 25th May 2017 by Steve Thomas

When the snow has melted from all but the highest peaks and the Alpine wildflowers are coming into bloom, there’s no place better than the Alps for hiking. Offering spectacular views of some of Europe’s highest peaks as well as beautiful lakes and thick forests, it’s a landscape with something for everyone.


Why Chamonix is the perfect destination for summer 2017

Posted on Monday 08th May 2017 by Steve Thomas

Have you made plans yet for your summer 2017 holiday? With the late Spring Bank holiday only a few weeks away now is the perfect time to be making plans....


Three of 2017s hottest adventure sports to try in the Alps this summer

Posted on Tuesday 25th April 2017 by Steve Thomas

For many people, throwing themselves off mountains or out of planes, or even being dragged along by a speedboat doesn’t exactly sound like a relaxing holiday - but for many of us, a holiday hasn’t begun until there’s adrenalin pumping through our veins.


Morzine: Family, fun, food - what more could you want from a resort?

Posted on Tuesday 04th April 2017 by Lesley Thomas

It’s a simple recipe for a family holiday - plenty of activites for all the family to enjoy, along with some culinary experiences to tickle the tastebuds.


The legal process when purchasing a property in the French Alps

Posted on Tuesday 21st March 2017 by Lesley Thomas

Here is the 2nd in a series of regular VLOGS that we will airing in the weeks to come. This one covers the legal process when purchasing a property in the French Alps


Questions to ask yourself when buying property in the Alps

Posted on Monday 13th March 2017 by Lesley Thomas

Here is the first in a series of regular VLOGS that we will airing in the weeks to come. This one covers those questions you should be asking yourself, when deciding what and where to buy in the French and Swiss Alps.


Chatel – a jewel in the crown of the Alps

Posted on Friday 10th March 2017 by Steve Thomas

While many resorts can feel bustling and commercialised, Chatel is one which retains a feel that’s unspoilt and very French. The town is one which has a life outside of tourism, with many working farms in the local area and a thriving sense of community.


Megeve – what makes this ever popular resort so special?

Posted on Friday 24th February 2017 by Lesley Thomas

If you’re thinking of taking a holiday to the Alps then there aren’t many places as delightful as the French resort of Megeve, nestled in the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region. It’s also one of the most popular ski resorts in the French Alps, well known for its proximity to Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in Western Europe.


Whisk your loved one away to the Alps this Valentine’s Day

Posted on Friday 10th February 2017 by Lesley Thomas

There are high expectations for anyone in a relationship on Valentine’s Day - and if you really want to earn some brownie points, a bunch of flowers from the petrol station and some chocolates aren’t going to cut the mustard.